About the Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

The Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is responsible for education and research within this field.

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The division gives classes for medical students and also provides research opportunities and post graduate education for PhD students as well as for physicians and midwives.

Presently 50 different professionals are employed. The unit has several experimental laboratories; IVF, stem cell biology and advanced ultrasound technique.

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Research and research education are focused on women's health, pregnancy and pregnancy complications, fetal physiology, reproductive stem cell biology, infertility, fertility preservation, vascular physiology, fetal regenerative medicine, cervical cancer and several other topics


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Ganesh Acharya

Head of Division, professor

Christina De La Rosa

Educational Administrator


Karolinska Institutet
Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology
Division of obstetrics/gynecology, K 65
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge
SE-141 86 Huddinge

Tel. +46 8 585 816 57

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Åsa Catapano